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TED: Medias influence on beauty


Sarah Mitton

on 30 April 2013

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Transcript of TED: Medias influence on beauty

Media's perception of beauty What is beauty? Blonde hair Big breasts Thin waist Full hips Long legs beau•ty
1.A combination of qualities, such as shape, color, or form, which pleases the aesthetic senses, esp. the sight. everyone likes this Valeria Lukyanova BMI of 16.24 5'9" Barbie: Life in plastic, is it fantastic?
"Life in plastic, it's fantasic!" promotes plastic surgery "Blonde bimbo girl" stereotyping blonde
women as unintelligent "I can beg on my knees" potential sexual reference "kiss me here, touch me
there, hanky panky..." Sexual references Proportions: Sickly is the New Sexy Ideal weight Marilyn Monroe
1926-1962 Beauty icon Twiggy: Lesley Lawson 60's but then... And for the boys... Barbie Doll Syndrome
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